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Sweet Honey (What was your name)
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 Posted: Thu May 28th, 2020 02:10 am
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I remember the time we met like yesterday, she turned me on
She didn't have much to say but with a wink of an eye she led me on
Then she took me home
And I remember the look on her face as she began to say, baby now don't play games
'Cause you're what I want and I've got what you need, then all I could say was," honey don't you want to know my name?"
She didn't want my name

'Cause in the heat of the night you can forget the light
Sweet Honey's gonna' lay you down she's gonna' make it alright
Then by the light of the day she'll forget your name
You'll have one pleasant memory and she'll be on her way

I remember the gleam in her eye in the candlelight and the taste of her wine
She said baby don't feel no shame, lay back for the ride and let me ease your mind
I lost track of the time

The damage was done, the smell of perfume was still in the air when morning came
The note read, Hey, I had a real good time and by the way, what was your name?"
Now who's to blame

'Cause in the heat of the night you can forget the light
Sweet Honey's gonna' lay you down she's gonna' make it alright
Then by the light of the day she'll forget your name
You'll be another pleasant memory and she'll be on her way
'Cause in the heat of the night you can forget the light
Oh sweet Honey's gonna' lay you down... she's gonna' make it alright



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 Posted: Thu May 28th, 2020 03:30 pm
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Hey man good work. I just hope that dude wore some protection lol. The blues rock genre is a tough one for me. It's such a groove thing so it always comes across as kinda lazy in the song realm. But you've done the best you can here. Tasty fills, a fun story, good solo. This would be good to hear in a live setting. Cheers!

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 Posted: Thu May 28th, 2020 09:05 pm
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What movie was it....? The one where Sandra Bullock and Sylvester Stallone are on a date, then she hands him a towel and they put their VR helmets on...?

The "New Norm"... lol :)



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 Posted: Fri May 29th, 2020 12:15 am
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Cool funk sound. Great job on this.

There might be an opportunity to do a musical pause in one of the instrumental parts with an almost spoken "Sweet honey what was your name?" just to reinforce that part.

But it sounds pretty damn good as it is!



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 Posted: Fri May 29th, 2020 01:12 am
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Ha! That's not a bad idea...
Just have to come up with an interesting way to "speak/sing" that line... Jerry Reed? :)



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